About Surry Community College

Visit our website at www.surry.edu

Surry Community College is located in Dobson, North Carolina, in the beautiful foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and serves Surry and Yadkin counties. Founded in 1964, the college is a two-year, comprehensive college with an open-door admissions policy.

SCC offers 36 areas of study, many of which have options for an associate degree, diploma or certificate, as well as online degrees.

In addition, the college serves more than 18,000 students in  1,500 classes through our Corporate and Continuing Education Division. This area of the college offers a variety of learning opportunities through “not-for-credit” classes for those looking to take a one-time class for personal enrichment or to expand their knowledge base in a particular area.

In addition to its main campus, the college operates the Center for Public Safety in Mount Airy, The Yadkin Center in Yadkinville, The Pilot Center in Pilot Mountain, and The Elkin Center in Elkin. Offering many of our basic skills, continuing education classes and core curriculum classes, these centers are conveniently located to better serve our communities and students.

Military Veteran Student

Military Veteran Students

Surry Community College is proud to recognize all Military Veteran Students who are new to SCC for the Spring 2014 semester. SCC offers assistance to all service men and women, their eligible dependents, and selected reservists who wish to initiate, continue or resume using their veterans educati...

2 months ago

Sixteen SCC Students Enter Workforce as Licensed Practical Nurses

Sixteen students recently graduated as Licensed Practical Nurses from Surry Community College. The Nursing Pinning and Graduation Ceremony was held Dec. 19, at Temple Baptist Church in Mount Airy. Dr. Douglas Underwood, nurse educator at SCC, was the guest speaker. He reflected upon excellence in...

2 months ago
Cooperative Education

Students Gain Hands-On Experience in Cooperative Education Program at Surry Community College

Surry Community College Students received on the job training during the Fall 2013 semester through the college's Cooperative Education Program also called Co-op. The students worked in a variety of places, some on campus and some off campus through partnerships with local business and industry.

2 months ago
The National Society

New National Honor Society Developing Leaders at SCC

Surry Community College formed a local chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success during the Fall of 2013. Almost 200 SCC students have joined the society and are working toward becoming full-fledge members to be inducted in April.

3 months ago
SCC Student

Surry Community College New Students for Spring 2014

Surry Community College welcomes students to its campus for spring classes. The following students are newly enrolled at Surry and are exploring career paths in one of the college's 30 curriculum programs.

3 months ago